Heimo Mikkola has a PhD in Applied Zoology and Limnology from the University of Kuopio, Finland. He has worked around 35 years abroad in Africa, South America, and Central and Southeast Asia mainly with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. After retiring from the United Nations, he has been a part-time visiting Professor in Almaty, Kazakhstan from 2013 to 2018. In 2016 he was lecturing to 32 university teachers in the National Agrarian University of Kazakhstan on insect farming as future potential in the feed and food security of the world. He has written well over 600 work reports, scientific papers and books. He has edited four books for the IntechOpen, including Future Foods (2017).